We all have social responsibilities,” he rued. The show has been reeling under a series of controversies, legal problems and threats from members of various fringe groups in Tamil Nadu. For the uninitiated, the show received a lot of flak after the housemates were asked to dress up and behave like mentally challenged persons in the recent episodes. Top News
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Kamal Haasan said he felt responsible for the blunder and thought he owed an apology to the viewers. He opined that the issues related to mental illness were not something that should be taken lightly. It takes a lot of courage to a man of his stature to admit when he was part of something that was not correct. If it happens again, this show is not important to me,” he said in uncertain terms. “The task that made fun of mentally challenged people was not in a good taste. “You may ask me, why have you not acted a mentally disturbed person in your films? And I’m actually angry about it. After being part of the film industry for more than 50 years, Kamal made his small screen debut with the first season of Bigg Boss Tamil in June. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App
© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd He added that still he felt responsible for the blunder and thought he owed an apology to the viewers. “I request them (Bigg Boss team) not to repeat such activities on the show hereafter.